Come Fly With Me
Weston's Nursery has been a work in progress for almost a year, before we were expecting him, before we moved across the country, before we knew he - was a him. We wanted something different, something that wasn't sports, or princesses, or pink or blue.. a room that wasn't a typical nursery, because we're not entirely into all the cute-sie baby colors or decor. With that in mind, we chose a Travel Theme & found this canvas map of the United States with colors we loved & started collecting…
Fabulously Flawed: DIY book page lamp shade tutorial
So....I got really creative the other day and made something that I'm in LOVE with for my toddler's big boy room. I haven't been able to find a lamp that was both cute, and kid-like, but not too themey or juvenile. I mean...my son is only two but I didn't want cartoon character's ALL over his room. Well I happened to have an old Cat in the Hat book and decided to get creative with it. My son had destroyed and colored on half the pages and it was in a sad state so I thought I would re-purpose…
Stuffed Animal Storage Solution
Over the years, my kids have accumulated quite a collection of stuffed animals. We periodically do purges and give away some of our "extras...
I got some unpainted McKenzie bookcases, and decided to use some crackle glaze on them. The result is my favorite effect by far.
Storage Solution: Children’s Books
Well, it took almost a full year, but Adam’s dresser has gone from this: to this: I spent a good part of last summer/fall spray painting it and decided that I hate spray painting furniture. I also stained the top. And it’s been like that since February. Then, I saw Ikea spice rack bookshelves all over the blogosphere and decided that I MUST HAVE SOME. So, I had my Karen pick up 10 before she came to visit. They are only $4, but not available online. I saw them on ebay for the ridiculous…
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Can you build a box? What about three boxes? Then put some trim on the outside edges? Yes? Then you can build a storage bed like this one. The Storage Daybed is actually made up of three benches, very different benches than the Queen-Sized. These benches are much more simple. Thank you readers for the photos! Special thanks to Kara for sharing her amazing bed.
Each child gets their own "brag board" in the playroom. #playroom #organization---LOVE this idea!!! Could also keep each individual child's schedule and shopping list on there on a chalkboard or marker board too. (like shoes, diapers, doctor appoitments, etc)